Do you have a globe collection? Sign up for the webinar “Caring for Your Historic Globe Collection” for May 17 and keep those globes spinning! The webinar will cover storage, handling, display, and general care of your globes.
Check out this 1915 perspective map of Los Angeles and the San Gabriel Mountains, created by the Automobile Club of Southern California.
You can see some town names that do not exist anymore, like Savannah and Lordsburg.
Check out this Library of Congress post about the “father of temperature mapping”, Alexander von Humboldt (1769-1859), who devised the concept of the isotherm. Cool maps!